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: Pericles, Prince of Tyre

by William Shakespeare
Radio adaptation and production by Raymond Raikes
Music composed and conducted by John Hotchkis
[Starring] Michael Hordern

Characters in order of speaking:
and and and and


Author: William Shakespeare
Radio adaptation and production by: Raymond Raikes
Music composed and conducted by: John Hotchkis
John Gower, the presenter: Cyril Shaps
Antiochus the Great, king of Asia: Ralph Truman
Pericles, prince of Tyre: Michael Hordern
Thaliard, a lord of Antiioch: John Cazabon
Helicanus, a lord of Tyre: George Skillan
Cleon, governor of Tarsus: Julian Somers
Dionyza his wife: Catherine Salkeld
Leonine, a lord of Tarsus: Noel Iliff
Three fishermen of Pentapolis: Master: Eric Lugg
Three fishermen of Pentapolis: Pilch: Garard Green
Three fishermen of Pentapolis: Patchbreech: Jonathan Field
Simonides the Good, king Penta polis: Arthur Wontner
Two lords of Pentapolis: Derek Hart
Two lords of Pentapolis: Rupert Davies
Thaisa, daughter to Simonides: Mary Wimbush
Lychorida, nurse to Marina: Margaret Ward
Two sailors: Allan Jeayes
Two sailors: Michael O'Halloran
Cerimon, a physician of Ephesus: Leon Quartermaine
Philemon, servant to Cerimon: Alan Reid
Two gentlemen of Ephesus: John Cazabon
Two gentlemen of Ephesus: Garard Green
Marina, daughter to Pericles and Thaisa: Diana Maddox
Three pirates: Rupert Davies
Three pirates: Derek Hart
Three pirates: Michael O'Halloran
A pandar of Mitylene: Frank Tickle
A bawd of Mitylene: Nan Marriott-Watson
Boult, their servant: Wyndham Milligan
Two gentlemen of Mitylene: John Cazabon
Two gentlemen of Mitylene: Alan Reid
Lysimachus, governor of Mitylene: Anthony Jacobs
Diana of the Epheslans: Audrey Mendes

: Introductory talk to Médéo'

by Denis Stevens


Unknown: Denis Stevens

: Extracts from 'MEDEE'

An opera in five acts «
Words by Thomas Corneille
Music by Marc-Antoine Charpentler
(edited by Denis Stevens ) Cast in order of singing:
(Continued in next column)
BBC Chorus
(Chorus-Master, Leslie Woodgate )
The Goldsbrough Orchestra (Leader, Emanuel Hurwitz )
George Malcolm (harpsichord) Charles Spin. ks (harpsichord)
Desmond Dupre (viola da gamba)
Repetiteur, George Coop
Aots 1 and 3


Unknown: Thomas Corneille
Music By: Marc-Antoine Charpentler
Edited By: Denis Stevens
Chorus-Master: Leslie Woodgate
Leader: Emanuel Hurwitz
Harpsichord: George Malcolm
Harpsichord: Charles Spin.
Viola: Desmond Dupre
Conducted By: Edmond Appia


First of three talks by Erich Heller
In these talks Erich Heller discusses what he believes to be the distinctive problems of poetry in the modern age: the emergence of the notion of 'absolute poetry,' the ever-increasing emphasis on the creativeness of the poetic imagination, and the relationship of this kind of poetry to ordinary experience.


Unknown: Erich Heller
Unknown: Erich Heller


Crime in America: a sociological growing-pain Talk by Croswell Bowen correspondent of the The New Yorker


Talk By: Croswell Bowen


by George Miles
From St. Peter's,
Harborne, Birmingham


Two talks by V. S. Pritchett
1-' Spain, the fantastic side '


Unknown: V. S. Pritchett


Quartet in F, Op. 59 No. 1 played by the Hungarian String Quartet
See also Wednesday at 10.35

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